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You can now watch live TV on your Apple TV.

The feature comes amid rumours that Apple is prepping its own live TV streaming service.

If you own the latest model of the streaming box, you can hold down the microphone button on the remote and say "Watch ESPN live" to tune in live. The feature currently only works with apps that offer live feeds, including CBS, ESPN and Disney XD.

Other new features include Siri dictation, wireless keyboard compatibility, and the ability to organise apps into folders. You can also ask Siri to find you apps, and it will.

The latest Apple TV went on sale in October last year. Apple has gradually added more features, though the big one is the much-rumoured live TV streaming service.

Word is that negotiations have hit a stumbling block because Apple wants TV companies to offer their channels individually, rather than as a bundle. Which is something the TV firms reportedly aren't keen on.

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference is set to start on June 13th in San Francisco. There, the Cupertino company will unveil updates to tvOS, the Apple TV's operating system. So we might hear more about the service then.

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